Signatures collected move Saugatuck, Douglas closer to consolidation vote

8:35 pm
Mon January 21, 2013

Signatures collected move Saugatuck, Douglas closer to consolidation vote

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Signatures are due with State Boundary Commission on February 19th to call election on merging the two cities
Saugatuck and Douglas residents circulating petitions for a vote on the merger of the two communities have collected more than 250 signatures so far, according to the anti-consolidation group Citizens for Independent and Cooperative Communities. They need about 90 signatures. The group plans to circulate the petitions until at least Jan.